(2019)

Marvel, 2019 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
7.99 USD
Pages
96
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
2019-02-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Rated T
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode
?
Editing
Jennifer Grünwald
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Widow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jen Bartel
Inks
Jen Bartel
Colors
Jen Bartel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Macchio

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Black Widow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Kapitan (signed)
Pencils
Harry Sahle (signed)
Inks
Harry Sahle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Introducing the strongest, most terrifying character in action picture magazines
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Black Widow [Claire Voyant] (introduction, origin); James Wagler (death); Mrs. Wagler (death); Pat Wagler (death); Satan
Synopsis
Spirit medium Claire Voyant, momentarily influenced by Satan, curses a family after they doubt her skills. When the mother and daughter of the family die, the son blames Claire and kills her. Satan claims her soul and transforms her into the Black Widow. After giving her a tour of Hell, he allows her to go back to earth and avenge herself by killing her own murderer. Satan then tells the Black Widow that her role will be to collect the souls of evil men on earth at his direction.
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Keywords
curse; occult; satanism

Indexer Notes

Funnies, Inc. material.

The Black Widow (anti-hero) is the first known super-powered woman in comics, predating Owlgirl, Hawkgirl and Wonder Woman, which all appeared in 1941.

The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 4)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; The Crimson Dynamo [Boris Turgenev]; The Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]
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The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 5)

Iron Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Don Rico [as N. Korok] (script)
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I trusted you... helped you!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; The Crimson Dynamo [Boris Turgenev] (introduction); The Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff] (introduction); Dr. Anton Vanko; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan
Synopsis
The Black Widow and Boris are sent to America to kill Anton Vanko, the Crimson Dynamo, for defecting to America. They are also tasked with killing both Iron Man and Tony Stark.
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Keywords
Stark Industries

Beware the Black Widow! (Table of Contents: 6)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita (signed)
Inks
John Romita (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How can I fight her?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; The Black Widow
Reprints

Beware... the Black Widow! (Table of Contents: 7)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita (layouts); Jim Mooney (pencils)
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
247-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can't wait to get home!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man (also appears as Peter Parker); The Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Gwen Stacy; Captain George Stacy; Harry Osborn; J. Jonah Jameson; Aunt May Parker; Anna May Watson; Hawkeye (cameo flashback); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (cameo flashback); Crimson Dynamo (cameo flashback); Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov](cameo flashback); Nick Fury (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Natasha Romanoff returns to New York with a new costume and decides to test herself by fighting Spider-Man, who defeats her even though he is seriously ill.
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Indexer Notes

First modern look for the Black Widow.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Inhumans; The Black Widow / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (Inhumans); John Romita (Black Widow)
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In one mag together--because you demanded it!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Gorgon; Karnak]; The Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]
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Then Came... the Black Widow (Table of Contents: 9)

Black Widow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
225Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Ivan Petrovich (introduction); Maria (introduction); Carlos (introduction); Rizzo (introduction); Spider-Man (cameo flashback)
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Keywords
New York City; penthouse

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Widow / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Widow
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Widow (Table of Contents: 11)

Black Widow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Pérez (co-plot); Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
spy
Characters
The Black Widow (origin retold); Nick Fury; S.H.I.E.L.D.; General Sam Sawyer; Ivan Petrovich (cameo flashback)
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Chapter II With Friends Like These... (Table of Contents: 12)

Black Widow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Luke McDonnell
Inks
Bob Layton
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
spy
Characters
The Black Widow; Nick Fury; General Sam Sawyer; S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Avengers [Hawkeye (also as Goliath); Iron Man (also as Tony Stark); Captain America; the Scarlet Witch] (cameo flashbacks); The Swordsman (cameo flashback); Power Man (cameo flashback); the Red Guardian [Alexi Shostakov] (cameo flashback); Dum Dum Dugan (cameo flashback); Ivan Petrovich (cameo flashback); Spider-Man (cameo flashback); Daredevil (cameo flashback); The Champions [the Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider; Hercules] (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Recap of the Black Widow's story continues.
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Red Widow: First Strike (Table of Contents: 13)

Red Widow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Margaret Stohl
Pencils
Nico Leon
Inks
Nico Leon
Colors
Andres Mossa
Letters
VC's Travis Lanham
Editing
Charles Beacham; Sana Amanat (supervising editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The great city of New York.
Genre
spy
Characters
Red Widow [Ava Anatalya Orlova]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Oksana
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Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Widow
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. ["Introducing the strongest, most terrifying character in action picture magazines"]
    The Black Widow
  5. 4. The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again!
    Iron Man
  6. 5. The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again!
    Iron Man
  7. 6. Beware the Black Widow!
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. Beware... the Black Widow!
    Spider-Man
  9. 8. ["In one mag together--because you demanded it!"]
    The Inhumans; The Black Widow
  10. 9. Then Came... the Black Widow
    Black Widow
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Black Widow
  12. 11. Widow
    Black Widow
  13. 12. Chapter II With Friends Like These...
    Black Widow
  14. 13. Red Widow: First Strike
    Red Widow
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